Hypertension

Leslie Is Diagnosed with Hypertension

Leslie was diagnosed with high blood pressure (hypertension) in April 2009. Hypertension (HTN or HT), also known as high blood pressure (HBP), is a long-term medical condition in which the blood pressure in the arteries is persistently elevated. High blood pressure […]

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Leslie Is Diagnosed With Sickle Cell Trait Which He Inherited From His Father

Sickle cell trait describes a condition in which a person has one abnormal allele of the hemoglobin beta gene (is heterozygous), but does not display the severe symptoms of sickle cell disease that occur in a person who has two copies of that allele (is homozygous) […]

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